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Try these links for more information about writing and publishing.
Name Description Link
Bartleby View online: Roget’s Thesaurus, Bartlett’s Quotations, The American Hertitage Dictionary, Strunk and White’s Elements of Style and many, many more. A great resource site and must see. http://www.bartleby.com
Children’s Writing Resource Center Free resources for writers of children’s books. http://www.write4kids.com
E-Conflict World Encyclopedia Worldwide data, from flags to national anthems to weather. A must for creating realistic, foreign settings.  http://www.emulateme.com
Library of Congress The official site of the Library of Congress, where you can download Copyright forms and more.  http://www.loc.gov
Media Resource Service This site provides free scientific information for writers. http://www.mediaresource.org
The Metropolitan Tribe A unique association of writers, visual artists and creative individuals in related fields sharing resources, making connections, forging success! http://www.metrotribe.org
My Hidden Talent Online writing community that allows you to
self-publish your articles, essays and short stories. Writers receive a rating and feedback from readers.

Romance Writers’ of America  Mostly members only, however, it offers lots of links and enough free information to keep you occupied. http://rwanational.com
Sci Fi and Fantasy Writers’ of America This site offers info on agents, book doctors and contests. http://sfwa.org/Beware
US Postal Service Look up ZIP codes, addresses and pricing on mailing your manuscript. http://www.usps.gov/ncsc/
Writer’s Digest A collection of writing resources and guidelines straight from the editors http://writersdigest.com
Writers' Journal Writers' Journal Magazine with several on going writing contests and writing help.
The Writer's Manual Tips, techniques, resources, articles, job postings, and more to help induce, improve, and promote your writing career. http://www.writersmanual.com
XLIBRIS Online E-Publisher that offers free, online publishing formats. http://www.xlibris.com
YAHOO!  The premiere search engine on the net that offers free email, free web hosting, and much more. Sign up for a free YAHOO! ID and get all this and free entrance to our club. http://www.yahoo.com
Zoetrope For every story or one act play you submit, the writer is asked to critique five. After 4 weeks, Zoetrope will decide if the work will be considered for publishing. http://www.zoetrope-stories.com
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